ZIP Code 49969 - Watersmeet Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameWatersmeet
Zip Code StateMichigan
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Gogebic
Area Code906
Current Population:1401
Racial Majority:White 73.83%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$38088
Average Adjusted Gross Income$225040
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time15.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1558 - 1782 ft.
Area278 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.24601100, -89.21404500

Map of ZIP Code 49969 Border

Zip Code 49969 Description

Zip Code 49969 is located in the state of Michigan in the Duluth - Superior metro area. Zip code 49969 is primarily located in Gogebic County. The official US Postal Service name for 49969 is WATERSMEET, Michigan. Portions of zip code 49969 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 49969 is 906. 49969 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Michigan.

The current unemployment level in 49969 is 5.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 49969 decreased to 1401 from 1486 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 49969 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 49969 public schools is . % of students in 49969 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 976 73.83% 1101 -11%
 Black Or African American 2 0.15% 1 +100%
 Hispanic 12 0.91% 15 -20%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 292 22.09% 259 +13%
 Asian 15 1.13% 1 +1400%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0.38% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 24 1.51% 24 -17%

Zip Code 49969 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 49969 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population14011486
Male Population51.60%
Female Population48.40%
Total Households661
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$38088
Income Under $50K Per Year64.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.90%
49969 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Michigan District 1Jack BergmanRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$260119
Average Real Estate Sale Price$43553
Current Unemployment Level 5.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 3b: -35F to -30F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 50v - Winegar Dead Ice Moraine
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesJune 11 - 20

Zip Code 49969 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)13142638475351433421728
Avg Max Temp (°F)19253649647377746553362450
Avg Precip (In.)1.661.081.912.363.273.923.643.883.92.942.571.9433.07
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Menominee
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours